Batley Bulldogs turned on the style at Sale on sunday as they ran in 62 points against Swinton to finish third in the Championships.
Apart from the first five minutes, when Swinton opened the scoring through Robinson, the Bulldogs left no-one in doubt as to who was going to win this game as they turned on the style and ran in 11 tries to rout their opposition, who were incidentally only one of two teams to beat Batley at Mount Pleasant in the league.
Batley now go into the Middle8s as third placed team in the Championships along with Featherstone, who beat the Bradford Bulls to take take fourth spot – Leigh and London already being qualified.
Swinton Lions – Batley Bulldogs
24 - 62
23. Match Day
24. July 2016, 15:00
Heyward Road, Sale
Tries: Robinson, Barlow, Beharrell, Atkin
Goals: Atkin (4)
Misc: Yellow Cards: Thornley (Lying on while Swinton were on a team warning), Barlow (Punching)
Tries: Leak (2), Ulugia (2), Reittie, Squires, Day, J. Brown, Ainscough (2), Brambani
Goals: Walker (9)
Referee S. Mikalauskas
The results and final table
And not to forget the reactions from social media